Trail Cooking

10 For The Trail: Taters Made Portable

Potatoes have gotten the short stick in the past few years, but there is something enduring about them for backpacking. The massive hit of potassium helps prevent painful nighttime cramps. Which, when it happens in a tight sleeping bag sucks beyond belief. But outside of that, there is something so comfort food-y about potatoes on… Continue reading 10 For The Trail: Taters Made Portable

Freezer Bag Cooking · Trail Cooking

Top Five Easy Freezer Bag Cooking Recipes

A long time ago there was a lady who loved hiking and backpacking. But she was overwhelmed at the time by hiking so often, she couldn't afford (and didn't even like) commercial freeze-dried meals. She had heard of a method where you made your own meals and prepped them in freezer bags (which came to… Continue reading Top Five Easy Freezer Bag Cooking Recipes

Freezer Bag Cooking · One Pot Meals · Trail Cooking

New Recipe: Salsa and Chicken Rice

This recipe came out of a couple of items I had picked up from Backpacker's Pantry and were hanging out in the hiking pantry. Salsa with optional jalapeno flakes and natural cooked freeze dried chicken. I found the salsa to be actually spicy enough on its own, it doesn't need the jalapeno unless you crave… Continue reading New Recipe: Salsa and Chicken Rice